Published 12:00 am Tuesday, October 9, 2001



ENGINEER ADVISORY COMMITTEE 4:30 p.m. Wednesday and Oct. 24, City Hall Annex council room; Steve Pranger, 638-3719.

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AMERICAN LEGION TYNER-FORD POST 213 Regular meeting, 8 tonight.

LIONS Noon Wednesday, Maxwell’s; focus will be on white canes.

VICKSBURG ART ASSOCIATION 7:30 tonight, Old Constitution Firehouse Gallery, Openwood and Main streets; Linda Mazzio will present her “Instant Ancestors” accessories; bring a photo of an ancestor to display.

PARAGON LODGE NO. 7 F&AM 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Mason attire; Gregory L. Jackson, 636-1793.

ALPHA PHI ALPHA FRATERNITY INC. Omicron Rho Lambda chapter, 6 p.m. Thursday; L.D.’s Kitchen, 1111 Mulberry St.; white shirt attire with black and/or gold tie; Gregory L. Jackson, 636-1793.

PARKVIEW AUXILIARY Saturday, dining conference room; board meeting, 8:30 a.m.; social, 9:30; regular meeting, 10.


OAK RIDGE OPRY 7 p.m. Friday; Oak Ridge Youth and Community Center; music by Magnolias and Moonshine.

FIRE PREVENTION PARADE AND PROGRAM 11 a.m. Thursday at Vicksburg Factory Outlets; sponsored by the Vicksburg Fire Department.

PUBLIC LIBRARY SCHEDULE 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, “Clifford, the Firehouse Dog” and an art activity.

“SERVSAFE” FOOD CERTIFICATION COURSE 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Wednesday and 9:30 a.m. until test is complete Thursday, Hinds County Extension Office, 1735 Wilson Blvd.; $100 course fee, $75 retest fee; Kimberly Russ 636-5391.

FREE BRICKLAYING CLASSES For those interested in job placement only; classes are 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays for eight weeks; sign up at Hinds Community College; 629-6803, 629-6830 or 629-6807.8

SMALL BUSINESS SEMINAR ON SHOPLIFTING PREVENTION 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Chamber of Commerce; sponsored by Hinds Community College, the Chamber of Commerce; for reservations, 636-1012.

VICKSBURG FALL PILGRIMAGE 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. and 1:30 to 4:30 p.m., through Saturday; $15 for a tour of three homes.

PARKVIEW AUXILIARY BOOK FAIR 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday and 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Friday; ground floor dining/conference area.

MORNING IN THE GARDEN’ Presentation by Dr. Ralph Null, floral artist; 10 a.m. Thursday, Vicksburg Country Club ballroom; book signing will follow; tickets, 638-6429; sponsored by The Ivy Place.

SENIOR CENTER Wednesday: 9 a.m., king bridge; 9:15-12:30, tour of the homes; 10, NIA exercise class; 1:30-3:30 p.m., acrylic art class; Thursday: 8:30 a.m., NIA exercise class; 9:30, beginner bridge; 11, intermediate computer; 1 p.m., SuperValu bingo; Friday: 10 a.m., bean bag baseball.


MISSISSIPPI BAPTIST SEMINARY REGISTRATION Fall session; 6:45-9:30 p.m. Thursday, Old Testament Survey I with Rudolph E. Walker; Introductory Counseling with Virginia Houston; classes at Straughter Memorial Center, 1411 Martin Luther King Jr. St.; Dr. Lewis L. Lassiter, 634-1982 or 638-5424.

LIGHTHOUSE BAPTIST BIBLE CONFERENCE 7 p.m. Thursday; 9:30 a.m. and 7 p.m. Friday and 9:30 a.m. to noon Saturday.

BROWN’S CHAPEL M.B. REVIVAL 7:30 nightly through Friday; guest speakers are as follows: tonight, the Rev. Sammie Brown Jr.; Wednesday, the Rev. Henry Mayfield; Thursday, the Rev. Troy Smith; Friday, the Rev. Jessie Brown, pastor.